Painting by Vietnamese artist sets record at Paris auction Culture - Sports

Painting by Vietnamese artist sets record at Paris auction

A silk painting featuring a woman holding a paper fan by noted painter Nguyen Nam Son, co-founder of the Indochine Fine Arts College, shocked experts after being sold for 440,000 euro (504,300 USD) at an auction sale at Aguttes in Paris on October 22, marking the highest price paid for a work by the painter in a public sale.
Fashion show presents ‘green' designs Environment

Fashion show presents ‘green' designs

Three Vietnamese and one Spanish designers put fashionistas into a beautiful world of natural materials at the Ecomia Fashion Show in Hanoi early this month to celebrate World Environment Day.
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Cambodian army general visits Vietnam

Lieut. Gen. Do Ba Ty, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) received Gen. Sao Sokha, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Cambodian Royal Army, in Hanoi on July 5.